February 2000

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Intel bugged by memory problems

    Matthew Thomas

    Intel's latest chipsets have been plagued with another bug related to memory chips. This will affect some server...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Net-based apps to be built in VB

    Lindsay Clark

    Microsoft has said IT departments will be able to draw on existing skills in Visual Basic to build the next generation of...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    MS v Novell over Active Directory

    Matthew Thomas

    Microsoft and Novell are at war over the nature of Active Directory security, a central feature of Windows...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    New data storage system agreed

    Major computer companies have agreed to develop new technologies for connecting data storage systems in future high-performance computers, writes Matthew...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Council IT boss resigns after whistleblower's alert

    Mike Simons

    The head of IT at Cornwall County Council has resigned following a damning district auditor's report into her...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Analyst: be prepared for war with hackers

    A US security expert has warned businesses that the worst is yet to come from hackers in the wake of attacks that last week jammed some of the Internet's...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    BTheadhunts in the chatrooms

    John Kavanagh.

    British Telecom is going into e-headhunting to track down potential recruits on the Internet with special software which seeks out...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    BNFL automates to prevent false safety checks

    Mike Simons

    British Nuclear Fuels is to automate key parts of its fuel production process to prevent staff manipulating computer data to...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    IT outpaces the economy

    Paul Mason

    IT budgets grew 18% in the last quarter of 1999 soaring ahead of overall economic growth, which stood at 3%.